Trails of Hope

and Terror

SATURDAY November 18, 2017   |   7:20 PM

Why do immigrants from Latin America cross borders? Looking for opportunities or free social services? Centuries of territorial conquest, gunboat diplomacy, military invasion, and trade deals have been extracting cheap labor and resources to the breaking point. When one nation builds roads into another nation to do this, why are we surprised when the immigrants take those same roads to follow everything that has been stolen from them?

Film Information

Year: 2017
Length: 53 minutes
NGO: Centre for Newcomers

Curriculum Connection

Social 10, 20 and 30

Cast & Credits

Director: Vincent De La Torre

UN Goal


Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all